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The Rate of Substance Abuse Among young people has Reached Concerning Proportions!

According to the Global Youth Tobacco Survey (GYTS) conducted by the WHO and the Ministry of Public Health Cameroon in 2014, 10.1% of students (aged 13-15) are regular smokers, including 13.8 % boys and 5.7% girls. For every smoker who has died, the industry initiates many young people into smoking. In absolute terms, an average of 300,000 young Cameroonian students regularly consumes these dangerous and deadly products.
(c3tcameroun.org/english-tobacco-and-drugs-among-youths-in-cameroon-the-alarm-bell-of-the-heart)

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